Graduate Student Orientation

School of Engineering orientation and matriculation events for graduate students will be held in-person, live on Zoom, and recorded for asynchronous viewing. More information and links to the virtual viewing options will be sent to your Tufts email address. If you have any questions, please reach out to the School of Engineering Graduate Dean's Office at

School of Engineering TA/RA Orientation
Thursday, September 2, 8:45 AM - 2:00 PM ET
Room 208, Anderson Hall; Lunch in Room 212, Anderson Hall

Teaching Assistant/Research Assistant orientation is mandatory for all students who have a TA or RA position and who have not attended Tufts TA/RA orientation in the past.

Office of Equal Opportunity Orientation
September 6-10, details will be emailed to incoming graduate students

School of Engineering Graduate Orientation
Friday, September 10, 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM ET
Science and Engineering Complex, 200 College Ave., Medford, MA 02155

All SOE graduate students who are new to to their graduate program are required to attend. This event will be available in-person, live on Zoom, and recorded for asynchronous viewing. Registration links will be provided via email. Check-in and a resource fair will take place from 11:00 - 12:00 PM in the lobby of Anderson Hall. Orientation and lunch will be held from 12:00 - 3:30 PM in the SEC Atrium, Ground Floor. Attendance is mandatory for all incoming graduate students. 

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